Arithmetica Universalis; sive de Compositione et Resolutione Arithmetica Liber. Isaac NEWTON.

Arithmetica Universalis; sive de Compositione et Resolutione Arithmetica Liber.

Engraved vignette on title & 13 folding engraved plates. Title printed in red & black. 4 p.l., 344 pp. Large 4to, cont. Dutch vellum over boards (lower cover a little soiled, final ten leaves with faint marginal dampstain), panelled in blind, central panel of each cover with large arabesque stamped in blind. Leyden: J. & H. Verbeek, 1732.

The Leyden edition, the first to be edited by ‘Gravesande, and with additional treatises by Halley, Colson, DeMoivre, Maclaurin, and Campbell. There is also an Appendix “De Solutione et Constructione Aequationum Scripta Varia,” excerpted from the Phil. Trans.

Fine copy. Bookplate and signature of Karen Figala, the historian of science.

❧ Babson 204.

Price: $3,500.00

Item ID: 2305

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